Monthly Archives: March 2015

Why should you care about Inflation?

inf3It’s a useful paradox: By learning more about how money affects our lives, we can make sure it doesn’t take over our lives, and by learning how to look after our financial capital, we can also take better care of our human capital. Inflation is the evil that we cannot control, but we need to consider it in our financial planning either it is for our retirement or for children’s education. Continue reading

5 Key Takeaways for Common Man from 2015 Budget!

bud33While some experts claim that this year’s budget is pragmatic, others say it is pro-corporate budget with nothing much for common man, except for additional taxes and no change in tax slabs (which is important for Indian middle class). I think it is a balanced budget with a long-term vision and addresses couple of key areas for the Indian middle class: more exemptions for long-term savings towards retirement and curbing black money. Continue reading